Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Butler, Borough of (defunct) municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 14, 1817 12 Jan 7, 1918

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Butler, County of Parent most recent

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201910464
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4210464
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214985 Historic View
View other Wikidata Q1017948 Historic View

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 14, 1817
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Apr 2, 1869
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 28, 1870
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Jun 2, 1873
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Aug 15, 1898
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Jul 23, 1906
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Nov 6, 1906
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Feb 15, 1908
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Dec 12, 1911
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 15, 1912
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 15, 1912
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction 1913–1915
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction May 31, 1917
View Old Name Butler, City of New Name Jan 7, 1918

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) Mar 14, 1817
View Borough (Title 8) Jan 15, 1853

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Annexation Butler Township-Butler Borough 1868 School District Annexation yes* 1868
View School District Annexation Butler Township-Butler Borough 1876 School District Annexation yes* 1875–1876
View School District Annexation Butler Township-Butler Borough 1878 School District Annexation yes* 1878

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance: Admitting a certain section of territory situate in Butler Township, adjacent to the south boundary line of the Borough of Butler, into said borough Jul 3, 1906 Jul 9, 1906
View Ordinance: Admitting a certain section of territory situate in Butler township, adjacent to the east boundary line of the Borough of Butler, into said borough Oct 23, 1906 Oct 25, 1906
View Ordinance Nov 5, 1906 Nov 9, 1906
View Ordinance: Admitting into and making part of the Borough of Butler a certain tract of land or lots lying adjacent to the eastern line of the Borough of Butler and providing for the filing of a plan or plot of such extension in the office of the Court of Quarter Sessions, together with a copy of this ordinance, describing the said land by meets and bounds and providing for notice of such extension of the borough limits Sep 6, 1910 Sep 13, 1910
View Ordinance: Providing for the Admission of Certain Lots, Outlots or Parcels of Land, and Located in Butler Township, and Contiguous to the Southeastern Boundary of Butler Borough, Into the Borough of Butler, and Making the Same Part of the Borough of Butler Sep 5, 1911 Sep 12, 1911
View Ordinance: Providing for the admission of a certain part of Butler Township, adjacent and adjoining the south line of Butler borough and commonly known as Cottage Hill, into the borough of Butler and describing the meets and bounds of the section so admitted Jan 2, 1912 Jan 6, 1912
View Ordinance: Providing for the admission of certain territory now in Butler Twp. and adjacent to the southern borough line Oct 21, 1913 Dec 9, 1913
View Ordinance: Providing for the admission of certain lots lying in Butler Twp., adjacent to the south line of the Borough of Butler Nov 21, 1916 Nov 29, 1916

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Plat Recording Butler Borough 1842 Plat Recording unknown 1842
View School District Annexation Butler Township-Butler Borough Proposed 1878 School District Annexation unknown 1878
View School District Reversion Butler Borough-Butler Township Proposed 1886 School District Reversion unknown 1886–1887
View School District Reversion Butler Borough-Butler Township Proposed 1887 School District Reversion no* 1887
View School District Reversion Butler Borough-Butler Township Proposed 1889 School District Reversion no 1889
View School District Annexation Butler Township-Butler Borough Proposed 1894 School District Annexation (1) no 1894
View School District Annexation Butler Township-Butler Borough Proposed 1894 School District Annexation (2) no 1894
View School District Annexation Butler Township-Butler Borough Proposed 1907 School District Annexation no* 1907